Short Award in Te Reo Māori - Te Kakano

Programme details

Code WR3065
Level 4
Credits 30
Duration 1 year
Domestic student fee $Courses are fees free for all New Zealand residents.* (per year)
IntakesSemester 1, Semester 2
Study options Night class
Night classes

This programme is delivered on Mokoia Campus after normal business hours.

LocationRotorua (Mokoia), Tauranga (Windermere), Papamoa
Further study Te Pōkaitahi Reo (Reo Rua) (Te Kaupae 3) Te Pōkaitahi Reo (Reo Rua) (Te Kaupae 4)
*Fees are applicable to study in 2017 and are indicative only; fees will vary depending on the courses selected, and/or course-related costs where applicable.

Programme aim

Develop listening, reading, oral, and literacy skills in Te Reo Māori at a beginner's level, based on Te Whanake language progressions.

Content covered:

  • Basic greetings
  • My family, towns of Aotearoa/New Zealand
  • Personal pronouns and possessives
  • Passive sentence patterns
  • Vocabulary extension
  • Locatives
  • Tenses

Award information

To achieve the Short Award in Te Reo Maori – Te Kakano students must pass a total of 30 core credits.

Knowledge and skills you will gain

Graduates will be able to further their listening, reading, oral, and literacy skills in Te Reo Māori. Graduates will also have a strong foundation to build on these language skills in higher level programmes.

Entry criteria

Admission and entry requirements for this qualification are in accordance with the academic regulations.

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Compulsory courses

Course details
TREO.4003 Te Kakano 1
The aim of this course is to introduce students in Te Reo Maori and develop listening, reading, oral and literacy skills at a beginner's level.
Credits 15 Intakes Semester 1
TREO.4004 Te Kakano 2
This course will build on the skills acquired in TREO.4003 and enable the student to further develop listening, reading, oral and literacy skills in Te Reo Maori at a beginner's level.
Credits 15 Intakes Semester 1, Semester 2


*Course cost: Standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the International Programmes and Tuition Fees information page.

Page last updated: 19 Sep 2017